Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Power BI
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 132 164
Rank change year-on-year -3 +32 +21
Contract jobs citing Power BI 31 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.65% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 2.61% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.41% +26.79%
10th Percentile £325 £360 £344
90th Percentile £475 £499 £502
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.50% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.50% - -

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 816 727 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.97% 24.89% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 503 622
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £319 £310 £290
90th Percentile £550 £529 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.92% +7.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.70 £13.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £33.53 £24.60 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.82% +39.29% -15.97%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power BI in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 12 £431 +1.47% 16
Bradford -5 7 £353 - 4
Wakefield +3 3 £388 - 1
Halifax - 2 £400 - 1
Power BI
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 25 (80.65%) SQL
1 25 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (48.39%) ETL
5 15 (48.39%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
7 8 (25.81%) Migration
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) VBA
9 4 (12.90%) ETL Development
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
10 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (9.68%) Runbook
10 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
10 3 (9.68%) C#
10 3 (9.68%) Law
10 3 (9.68%) SCOM
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) SCVMM

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 16 (51.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (48.39%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
8 2 (6.45%) OLTP
9 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
9 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.23%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) Pandas
1 1 (3.23%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (48.39%) ETL
3 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ETL Development
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Runbook
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Data Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
7 1 (3.23%) Information Governance
7 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) VBA
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Cognos
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) RedGate
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds